Sierra Leone TB Bacteria Resistant to Drugs

Programme manager of the National Leprosy and Tuberculosis Control Program (NLTCP) in the ministry of health and sanitation has confirmed that the mycobacterium bacteria that causes tuberculosis (TB) has put on a resistance against the Rifampin and Isoniazid drugs they have been administering to TB patients over the years, due to some patients' failure to take the drugs regularly. Dr. Alie …

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